Verna McDonaldMcDonald, Verna Eileen

Suddenly at the Sault Area Hospital with family by her side on Wednesday March 12, 2014.  Verna McDonald of Sault Ste. Marie, formerly of Thessalon in her 58th year, beloved wife of Gerald McDonald for 9 years and The Late Harry MacLeod.  Loving mother of Melanie MacLeod  and Darrell MacLeod both of Sault Ste. Marie and step-mother to Tia and Tim.  Special Grandma to Hannah, Cole James, Addy Mae, Mariah and Dylan.  Dear daughter of Harry and The Late Jean Rayner.   Dear sister of Robert Rayner ( Carol ), Bill Rayner and Don Rayner ( Sheila ).  Also survived by numerous aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.  Verna will be remembered for her zest for life, her love of camping and the outdoors, and a tremendous love for her family particularly her grandchildren.  Friends may call at the Thessalon Bible Chapel on Saturday March 15, 2014 from 1pm until time of service at 3 o’cock with Charlie Martin officiating.  Cremation followed by spring interment at The Sands Cemetery.  In Verna’s name a trust fund has been established for her grandchildren.  Please make cheques payable to “McDonald Grandchildren’s Trust”.  Funeral arrangements entrusted to Beggs Funeral Home, Thessalon, Ontario.  www.beggsfh.com

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